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AGMA Lifetime Achievement Award Presented to Sam Haines

The American Gear Manufacturers Association (AGMA) has presented their Lifetime Achievement Award to Sam Haines, Chairman of Gear Motions. According to AGMA, “This award is presented to someone who has demonstrated dedication and leadership for the advancement of the gear industry and AGMA, exemplified superior vision and exceptional knowledge that has been shared with colleagues and achieved admiration and respect of peers.”

This award was presented to Sam during his retirement celebration on Sunday May 7th in Syracuse, NY. “Sam has been an instrumental part of growing the gear industry and ensuring that its future is promising,” said Matt Croson, President of AGMA. “His dedication on AGMA’s Board of Directors and the AGMA Foundation Board led to the first education grants, creating some of the most popular and widely-used education courses today. We are grateful for all that Sam has done for AGMA and the industry.”

AGMA’s full press release can be read here.

AGMA Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient Sam Haines (middle), with AGMA President Matt Croson (left), and Gear Motions President Dean Burrows (right)

Matt Croson, President of AGMA; Sam Haines, Chairman of Gear Motions; Dean Burrows, President of Gear Motions